Bainbridge in Decatur County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Fort Scott Memorial
It was removed to its present location on account of the Fort Scott site being inundated by Jim Woodruff Reservoir.
Location. 30° 54.467′ N, 84° 34.717′ W. Marker is in Bainbridge, Georgia, in Decatur County. Marker is on West Jackson Street 0 miles west of North Florida Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. The monument stands in J.D. Chason Park, at the site of Fort Hughes. Marker is in this post office area: Bainbridge GA 39817, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The J.D. Chason Memorial Park / The J.D. Chason Memorial Park History (here, next to this marker); Decatur County (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Fort Hughes (about 800 feet away); The Bainbridge Volunteers (approx. 0.2 miles away); De Soto Trail (approx. 0.2 miles away); El Camino Real (approx. 0.2 miles away); In Memory of Revolutionary Soldiers (approx. 0.2 miles away); First Presbyterian Church (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bainbridge.
Regarding Fort Scott Memorial.
Categories. • Forts, Castles • Wars, US Indian •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 1, 2012, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 477 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on June 1, 2012, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.